Advance Africa Newsletter: International Scholarships

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12th July 2013, ISSUE #202.

July 2013

"The vision must be followed by the venture. It is not enough to stare up the steps - we must step up the stairs." ~ Vance Havner

*** How to Get Your Scholarship in 2013 ***

*** How negative stuff make you better ***

A: Scholarships & Fellowships

  • 2013 VLIR-UOS Scholarships for Citizens from Developing Countries

  • 1000 Scholarships for Undergraduates, Graduates, and PhD Students (2013 Start Date)

  • Full Financial Support for Undergraduate Students

  • Lots of Scholarships at University of Nairobi (Kenya)

  • 2013 Peace Revolution Fellowship Program

  • 2013 Kenya Bursaries for College & Univesrsity Students

  • 2013/14 LLM in Human Rights Law Scholarships

  • 2013 Mount Kenya University Scholarships

  • 2013-2014 Masters in Microfinance Scholarships

  • 2013/14 Kenya Postgraduate Scholarships for Public & Private Univesities

  • 2013 East Africa PhD Fellowships

  • 2013 EABL Scholarships in Africa (Closing Soon!)

  • 2013 Doodle 4 Google Competition (Sh. 800,000 in School Fees for Winning Kenyan Students)

  • 2013 Commonwealth Jubilee Scholarships - Undergraduate & Graduate (All subjects, including medicine!)

  • 2013 European Union free Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • 2013 African Graduate Fellowships Now on Offer!

  • 2014 Graça Machel Scholarships for African Women - Now Open for Applications!

  • Sponsored Pilot Trainee Programme

  • 2013 PhD Scholarships at African Universities (New Scholarships - Funded by the African Development Bank)

  • 2013 African Student PhD Scholarships for Study in UK

  • 2013 Master and Doctoral Scholarships for Africans in Africa

  • 2013 Music Scholarships for African Students

  • 2013 PhD Scholarships for Africans Registered at African Universities

  • Mauritius-Africa Scholarships 2013

  • 100 Kenya University Scholarships for 2013

  • 2013 Talent for Governance Scholarships

  • 2014 - 2015 Leiden University Excellence Scholarships

  • 2013/14 Funzo Medical Scholarships - How to Apply!

  • 2013/14 Reseach Awards for Young Scientists and Scholars

  • 2013/14 Rhodes Scholarships

  • 2013 Grants - Fighting the Phenomenon of Street Children

  • 2013 Ted Fellowships for Young Thinkers Worldwide

  • 2014/15 Irish Aid Fellowship Training Programme

  • 2013 International Scholarships for Young Lawyers

  • 100 Undergraduate Scholarships for 2013

  • 10 Sports Scholarships for 2013

  • 10 Scholarships for Performing Arts 2013

  • 2013/14 Youth Exchange and Study (Fully Sponsored Trips to USA)

  • 2013 USIU Undergraduate Scholarships

  • Apply for 2013 Mama Cash Grants

  • Undergraduate Scholarships 2013/14

  • Special 2013/14 Scholarships for Young Professionals in Africa

  • 2014 Masters in Strategic Project Management Scholarships

  • 2014/15 Africa London Nagasaki Scholarships (Applications to Open in Due Course)

  • KAAD Scholarships in Germany & Africa

  • 2013/14 Sylvia Pankhurst Scholarships for Ethiopians

  • 2013/14 Uganda Scholarships

  • US$ 25,000 for Young African Researchers (Age limit - 45)

  • Postdoctoral Positions in East Africa

  • 2013/14 Mo Ibrahim Foundation Fellowships in Africa

  • Zawadi Africa Educational Fund - 2013 Application Forms Now Available!
  • New Zealand Development Scholarships 2014 Round - Now Open!
  • 2013/14 Short Course Scholarships (Over 100 Fully Funded Workshops in Europe, Africa & Asia - Each Lasting 2 - 3 Weeks)
  • 2013 PhD Scholarships for Study in East Africa
  • Fieldwork in Africa - Travel scholarships
  • 2013 Full Undergraduate Scholarships
  • 2013 Turkish Government Scholarships for Undergraduate & Graduate (Master/PhD) Studiess
  • Study in Africa - 2013/14 PhD Fellowships (Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania & South Africa)
  • Application Guidelines for Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho) Scholarships 2014
  • 2013 Kenya TIVET Bursary Scheme
  • 2013 Italian Government Scholarships for Foreign Students
  • 2013 - 2014 Taiwan Scholarships for International Students (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)
  • 2013 Fully-funded Study in Africa Scholarships
  • 2013 International Scholarships for Developing Countries
  • Now Accepting 2013 Women PeaceMaker & Peace Writer Funding Applications!
  • 2013 Scholar Rescue Fund Fellowships
  • 2013 Ochberg Fellowship for Journalists - Worldwide
  • 2013 Individual Funding for Research in Low & Middle-income Countries
  • Cicops Scholarships for Developing Countries 2013
  • 2013/14 LLM, MPhil & PhD Scholarships
  • Application Forms for One World Scholarships 2013/14 Now Available

  • 2013 Fully-funded Scholarships in Abu Dhabi

  • 2013 Kofi Annan Fellowship for Students from Developing Countries

  • Sub-Sahara Africa Distance Learning MBA Scholarships for 2013

  • 2013 Google Travel and Conference Grants

  • 15 MSc Forestry Distance Learning Scholarships for 2013

  • 2013 Call for Individual Grants in Developing Countries ($12000)

  • 15 MSc Distance Learning Scholarships for 2013-14

  • Travel Grants for Africans 2013

  • 2013 Google Fellowships in Africa (Offers Paid Internships to Undergraduate & Graduate Students)

  • 2013 MSc Scholarships in International Construction Management

  • 2013 MSc Scholarships in Poverty Reduction

  • $22,000 Scholarships in USA and Canada (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)

  • 2013 Carl Duisberg Medicine Scholarships for Developing Countries

  • 2014 McGill University Scholarships (Canada)

  • 2013/14 International Travel Grants (Up to US$2,000 for Travel and Lodging Expenses for International Travel)

  • 2014 International Fellowships for Study in United States (non US citizens)

  • 2013/14 Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarships in Czech Republic

  • 2013/14 Master Scholarships in Development Competency Through SMEs

  • 2013 Beit Trust Scholarships for Postgraduate Studies

  • Common Fund for Commodities Grants

  • Max Weber Fellowships

  • Red Umbrella Fund

    B: Jobs

  • 2013 Management Trainee Jobs in Africa

  • 1000s of Internship Positions

  • ILRI Jobs

    - Head of Information and Communication and Technology - Kenya

    Closing Date: 20 July 2013

    - Agricultural Policy Economist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 14 July 2013

    - Agricultural Economist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 14 July 2013

    - Crop Livestock Systems Scientist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 24 June 2013

    - Research Program Leader - Ethiopia/Kenya

    Closing Date: Open until Filled

    - Scientist – Livestock Nutritionist - Nigeria

    Closing Date: 14 July 2013

  • Samaritan’s Purse International Jobs

    - Deputy Country Director - Niger

    Closing Date: 30 August 2013

    - Country Director - DRC

    Closing Date: 16th September 2013

  • ACDI/VOCA Jobs

    - International Finance Reporting System Consultant - Liberia

    Closing Date: 7 August 2013

  • VSO Jobs

    - Organisation Development/Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist - Uganda

    Closing Date: 31 July 2013

    - Reproductive Health Nurses - New Guinea

    Closing Date: 31 July 2013

    - Monitoring and Evaluation Adviser - Rwanda

    Closing Date: 31 July 2013

    - Hospital Laboratory Expert - Tanzania

    Closing Date: 30 August 2013

  • The Futures Group International, Inc. Jobs

    - Data Repository Senior Technical Manager - Nigeria

    Closing Date: 27th July 2013

    - Country Director - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 29th July 2013

    - Data Demand and Information Use Advisor - Ethiopia

    Closing Date: 29th July 2013

  • International Rescue Committee Jobs

    - Economic Recovery & Development Program Manager - Central African Republic

    Closing Date: 10 August 2013

    - Grants Manager - Rwanda

    Closing Date: 18 August 2013

    - Child and Youth Protection and Development (CYPD) Coordinator - Niger

    Closing Date: 20 August 2013

  • Miscellnaneous Jobs in Kenya

    - Sales Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 15th July 2013

    - County Secretary - Kenya

    Closing Date: 23rd July 2013

    - Head of County Treasury - Kenya

    Closing Date: 23rd July 2013

    - Head of County Supply Chain Management - Kenya

    Closing Date: 23rd July 2013

    - Principal Liaison Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 23rd July 2013

    - Sub-County Administrators - Kenya

    Closing Date: 23rd July 2013

    - Protocol Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 23rd July 2013

    - Ministry of Education, Science and Technology - Kenya

    Closing Date: 22nd July 2013

    - Field Officer - Kenya

    Closing Date: 15th July, 2013

    - General Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 19th July 2013

    - Marketing Services Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 18th July 2013

    - LPG Manager - Kenya

    Closing Date: 24th July 2013

  • ACTED International Jobs

    - Finance and Administration Officer - Somalia

    Closing Date: 19 July 2013

    - Cashier - Somalia

    Closing Date: 19 July 2013

    - Logistics/Security Officer - Somalia

    Closing Date: 19 July 2013

    - Project Officer - Somalia

    Closing Date: 19 July 2013

    - Program Manager - Somalia

    Closing Date: 19 July 2013

    - AMEU Assistant - Somalia

    Closing Date: 19 July 2013

    - AMEU Officer - Somalia

    Closing Date: 19 July 2013

  • Management Sciences for Health Jobs

    - Regional HR Specialist - Nigeria

    Closing Date: 6th September 2013

    - Senior Communications Associate - Kenya

    Closing Date: July 19, 2013

  • Management Systems International Jobs

    - Deputy Chief of Party, Youth Project - Sudan

    Closing Date: August 8 2013

    - Junior Accountant - Egypt

    Closing Date: 20 July 2013

    - Youth Specialist - Kenya

    Closing Date: 19 July 2013

    - Team Leader - Kenya

    Closing Date: 19 July 2013

  • Mercy Corps Jobs

    - VSLA Curriculum Consultant - Central African Republic

    Closing Date: 19 July 2013

    - Curriculum Development Technical Advisor - Somalia

    Closing Date: 15th July 2013

    - Program Manager - Liberia

    Closing Date: 26 August 2013

    - Information and Communication Technology Entrepreneurship Advisor - Libya

    Closing Date: 8th September 2013

  • Scholarship 2017/18

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